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Adam Lallana sent off on return against Tottenham U23 side

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First Sunday's slobberknocker gave us enough headlines to last a week and then last night Adam Lallana lost the plot in an under 23s game. Naturally, he was red carded for his actions because seriously, who the hell does that in a U23 match?! But his comeback was cut short just past the hour mark after he reacted angrily to a challenge from Tottenham Under-23 captain George Marsh. Read More »

Mets get Todd Frazier on two-year deal

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Frazier's departure leaves the Yankees without many options at third base. Rosenthal says the deal is pending a physical. In 66 games with the Yankees, Frazier hit.222 with 11 home runs, posting an OPS of.788. Frazier's addition is a clear signal that Mets brass isn't counting on Wright to contribute in 2018 as he attempts a comeback from two surgeries and manages spinal stenosis. Read More »

Tom Brady's family roots run deep, strong in Minnesota

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His child asks Brady if he can check his fantasy team. Brady responds, "What do I get?" One user even pointed out that after Tom Brady's last Super Bowl win he could be seen giving his father a kiss on the lips, possibly making the practice a family affair. Read More »

OnePlus 5T available in Lava Red for a few days this February

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After releasing and quickly running out of the "Sandstone White" OnePlus 5T , the company was quickly left with nothing more than the standard Black variant yet again. The Lava Red version will only be available in an 8GB/128GB model. A matching red ceramic fingerprint scanner is the cherry on topThe color itself is the big feature here and OnePlus explains that the phone goes through two sandblasting techniques and then gets an anti-fingerprint layer to create this finish. Read More »

Woodland hails 'miracle' son after emotional win

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Arizona State product Chez Reavie took sole possession of the Waste Management Phoenix Open lead in the final round of the tournament on Sunday. Woodland earned his third career PGA Tour victory. It marks six times now that Fowler had held a 54-hole lead on the PGA Tour - but only once has he converted that into a win (2017 Honda Classic ). Read More »

Great Britain fall to Davis Cup first-round defeat to Spain

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Heading into the final day of their World Group first round contest trailing 2-1, Great Britain needed to win both singles matches if they were to progress. But no one could have foreseen the emergence of Cameron Norrie on the Marbella clay. Norrie came from two sets down to beat Roberto Bautista Agut - victor of the ASB Classic in Auckland last month - 4-6 3-6 6-3 -6-3 6-2 in four hours. Read More »

Henry explains how Aubameyang and Lacazette can play together

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Wenger is unsure how badly Cech has been injured but did not seem too concerned in the aftermath of Saturday's win. Arsenal are now sixth in the Premier League, eight points behind Chelsea in fourth place. Mkhitaryan's pass split the Everton defence and, although Aubameyang looked offside, the linesman's flag stayed down as the debutant clipped a deft finish over Pickford. Read More »

We paid for our lack of discipline, says France captain Guirado

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Will it or won't it? The first weekend of the Six Nations is always a very special one, and even when you're no longer playing, that's no different. A further three points there and Ireland would need the try they had never looked like scoring. Well-drilled defences from both sides made genuine try-scoring opportunities scarce and Sexton sent a drop-goal attempt wide before adding another penalty. Read More »

Tom Brady wins NFL's MVP for a third time

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I know there will be some raised expectations, but we love that and we won't shy away from them". Ray Lewis was actually in attendance on Saturday and that's because he was one of eight players who got elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame . Read More »

Randy Moss elected to Pro Football Hall of Fame

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In his 14-year career, Moss caught 982 passes (15th all-time) for 15,292 yards (fourth all-time) and 156 touchdowns (second all-time). Perhaps most impressively, though, quarterback Peyton Manning , safety Charles Woodson and wide receiver Calvin Johnson will all be first-year eligible in 2021. Read More »

Progress staffer's Super Bowl pick: Doritos

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The president has been critical of NFL players who kneel during the national anthem to protest unfair police treatment of minorities, calling it disrespectful to service members. You can also tune into the BBC, as the action will start there around 11:20 pm GMT. Additionally, the NFL Mobile and Yahoo Sports apps will have the Super Bowl 2018 stream too. Read More »

Patriots Sit Malcolm Butler From All Defensive Snaps

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He was replaced on Sunday by Eric Rowe , and Butler watched on feeling helpless as the Eagles ran up 538 yards. After the game, Belichick said it was a football decision , not a disciplinary move. "He wants to be out there, so I'm not surprised he was emotional". The man who rescued the Patriots' fourth Super Bowl title from the certain claws of defeat in Super Bowl XLIX seems destined to continue his career with another team next year. Read More »

Olivier Giroud confirms Deschamps advised him to move

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Resigned to securing a change of scene, Giroud sought advice from France boss Didier Deschamps regarding how he could boost his chances of making the 2018 World Cup. "I could have stayed, but I needed a solution to get back in". "It was logical to give my career a new direction". "It's proving to be a testing time for Antonio Conte , rumours obviously continue to circulate about his future", Le Saux told Betfair . Read More »

Philly's Crisco Cops become Pole Patrol ahead of Super Bowl LII

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Richardson also commended the fight from the Eagles to reach the Super Bowl after starting quarterback Carson Wentz , who Richardson said he was a big fan of, went down with a season-ending knee injury late in the season. Leading 15-12 with 0:38 left in the half, the Eagles made a decision to go for it on fourth down from the one-yard line . The Eagles had a first down at the 5 after Corey Clement's 16-yard gain on a catch and run. Read More »

Watch Randy Moss Pump Up Tom Brady Before Patriots-Eagles Super Bowl

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The overnight temperature in Minneapolis reached minus-6 degrees and was up to 2 degrees around four hours before kickoff between the New England Patriots and Philadelphia Eagles . The Eagles had a first down at the 5 after Corey Clement's 16-yard gain on a catch and run. Running back James White takes the ball in for a New England touchdown. Read More »

Patriots' Brandin Cooks Ruled Out Of Super Bowl LII With Concussion

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Cooks was able to walk off the field under his own power. He appeared to make contact with his helmet but was not flagged because Cooks was a runner, not a defenseless receiver. Losing Cooks would be hard for the Patriots, who would be without their best deep threat. It's a very serious hit , and with the National Football League now enduring constant criticism about how they protect players and the effects of long-term head injuries , it's obviously cause for concern. Read More »

Roberto Firmino and Harry Kane 'most similar' - Jurgen Klopp

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Into added time Salah then managed to weave himself past three defenders to lash a shot into the roof of the net to put Liverpool 2-1 up but, when Virgil van Dijk caught Erik Lamela with an attempted clearance, the assistant referee flagged and Kane did not miss second time around. Read More »

Ramsey treble, 3 Mkhitaryan assists as Arsenal routs Everton

Following the win, Arsenal remain in sixth place but are five points off 4th-placed Chelsea - although they have now played one game more than their London rivals. Ramsey had opened the scoring and Laurent Koscielny increased Arsenal's lead before Ramsey struck again to make it three goals in the first 19 minutes. Read More »

Antonio Conte reveals when Emerson will make Chelsea FC debut

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Italian quartet Conte, former Bayern Munich tactician Carlo Ancelotti, Zenit head coach Roberto Mancini and Nantes boss Claudio Ranieri have all been linked with the vacant post. That means you don't have a basis, a great foundation. "At the same time, I know this never happened in the past, so why should I hope for something different? I've been following Di Biagio?s progress for a few years, he took Italy to the European Under-21 Championship and made some really inspired choices", said ... Read More »

This Is Big: Netflix's 'The Cloverfield Paradox' Debuts on Netflix Tonight

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It was written by Oren Uziel and stars Daniel Brühl , Roger Davies , Elizabeth Debicki , Aksel Hennie , Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Chris O'Dowd, John Ortiz , David Oyelowo , and Zhang Ziyi . Out. Of. NOWHERE! Bad Robot and Paramount Pictures just dropped a bombshell of an update on Cloverfield 3 - actually, they just dropped the trailer and the entire film - all in one night. Read More »

Tottenham captain Lloris: Why we love playing for Pochettino

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Spurs then had the chance to take the lead when Harry Kane won a penalty. Kane stepped up but failed to convert as Karius saved his effort. In the hunt for a Champions League spot for next season, 5 placed Tottenham travel to Anfield for their Premier League encounter against 3 placed Liverpool in a crunch fixture. Read More »

Randy Moss among finalists heading to Hall of Fame

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The Hall of Fame's enshrinement ceremony takes place on August 4th in Canton, Ohio. The election featured a Philly flavor with former Eagles receiver Terrell Owens joining Dawkins. Among his NFL honors, he was voted to eight NFL Pro Bowls, was named the Associated Press and The Sporting News Defensive Rookie of the Year (2000), NFL Defensive Player of the Year (2005), and was named the Ed Block Courage Award victor for commitment to sportsmanship and courage (2012). Read More »

Get an early look at 12 ads from this year's Super Bowl

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But a drop in Super Bowl interest does match up with the fact that National Football League regular season ratings have dropped two seasons in a row. If you're easily swayed by advertisements during Super Bowls, you'll likely soon crave Stella Artois , Avocados from Mexico , Coca-Cola, Doritos, Groupon offers, M&M's, Pringles , and a new Kia and Hyundai with WeatherTech floor mats. Read More »

Zidane Admits Real Madrid Draw With Levante Was Tough To Take

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Real Madrid Likely XI: Navas, Carvajal, Varane, Nacho, Marcelo, Casemiro, Kroos, Modric, Bale, Ronaldo, Benzema. Despite Real dominating the first half, Levante went in level as Emmanuel Boateng grabbed an equaliser just before the break with a well-taken finish from the edge of the box. Read More »